Gardaí are investigating what they describe as 'a serious incident' yesterday morning.
A man was seen acting in a lewd manner in the Ard Easmuinn area of Dundalk. The incident occurred at approximately 10.40am.
The individual, believed to be 5' 7" and aged in his early forties, was wearing blue jeans, a peak cap, a hoodie and a bum bag.
Gardaí were alerted to the incident and searched the area,
Anyone who knows the identity of the man or who saw him in the area at the time should contact Dundalk Garda Station on 042 933 5578.